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09Aug 2018

Project Management Unit conducted an orientation and progress review workshop in Avani Kalutara Resort hotel at Kalutara on 2nd August 2018 for 72 participants attended representing Kalutara, Galle, Rathnapura and Hambantota districts secretariats including divisional secretariats in four district and RDA and PRDA as key event in the process of implementation of Contingent Emergency Response […]

28Jun 2018

Hakwatunaoya Irrigation system which provide irrigation facilities for 2580Ha, with 2833 Beneficiary families were not fully rehabilitated for last 50 to 60 years. CRIP invested Rs 557m under the ID component and undertook this challenging task under the supervision of DI, Kurunegala and DIE, Hiriyala. Work has been done extremely satisfactorily,  Mr. Christoph Pusch, Practice […]

21Jun 2018

Mr. Christoph Pusch, Practice Manager, South Asia Disaster Risk Management & Climate Change Unit of the World Bank visited CRIP and had a meeting with the DPD’s of CRIP along with the Senior Staff Officers of the CRIP-PMU on 14 June 2018 at 2.00 pm with regard to the progress of each of the component. […]

09Jun 2018

On the request of the World Bank mission, a Brainstorming Session was conducted on 31st May 2018 at PMU conference hall. All the Mission members, PD and the key staff of the PMU, senior staff of the ID and DBIP component attended to the session. Additional secretary to MIWRM chaired the session. Understanding most appropriate […]

14May 2018

Climate Resilience Improvement Project (CRIP), is implemented for the purpose of reducing the vulnerability of exposed people and properties for flood and drought risks. It is a project of national significance and is being implemented by Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources Management, priority has given to mitigate flood risks in Kelani Basin. In line […]

08May 2018

Prof. Iñaki Alday World Bank expert, met the officials of the MIWRM and CRIP to present the conceptual plan developed on landscape and beautification work with regard to the Kelani flood mitigation. Prof. Alday is a Professor of Landscape in University of Virginia who involved with number of infrastructure projects related to landscaping worldwide including […]

08May 2018

After finalizing the modelling works of Attanagalu Oya by Atkins International- the Consultant of the CRIP/DBIP, a presentation was done to present mitigation options obtained from the study. The objective of this meeting was to obtain the agreement from the Higher Officials of the Irrigation Department to continue with the feasibility studies after incorporating comments […]

19Apr 2018

CRIP PMU has commenced the Preparing a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the proposed investment plans for four (4) river basins (Kalani Mahaweli Attanagalu and Mundeniaru). Kelani river basin which has been taken as a one of the priority project to be implemented under CRIP.   PMU has awarded a contract to Consulting Engineers and Architects […]